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Floyd Valley News (Newspaper) - November 15, 1962, Lemars, Iowa NO. 92 THE FLOYD VALLEY NEWS ANN IS bumped BY car UNDAY AFTERNOON File Charge Against Ronald M. Mary Ann 3-year-old of Mr Mrs. P. 309 1st Ave. scaped with bruises when she -as bumped by a car at 3:20 She was taken to Sacred eart in The youngster was mated and Police said the mishap in the crosswalk at the of Central Ave. and rd St. The driver of the car was Ronald M. 18, Le No was done to his 1950 Patrolman John Bensley led a charge of failure to yield o a pedestrian against Mrs. Cain told the Daily Mary Ann was with two 9. and 5, and a Patty 5. The girls were alking to the Central school As they entered the a northbound car The girls proceeded and en Mary Ann broke away om the Mrs. Cain le november 15, 1962 5c per copy tike Visit Our Schools Fines David J. Le Monday paid a fine in court for speeding in restricted Charge made Nov. 7 by Patrolman Jerry Walter H. Le was assessed for a stop sisn Charge on the highway and two Nov. 12 by Patrolman of hunting EHLEN URKEY SUNDAY Students To Operate Games And Concessions GeWen will hold its annual and carnival Sunday and o r I parents and proceeds will used to support Each student has 's part to play in. connection The turkey dinner will be rved in the cafeteria from to 8 p.m. There will be games and in the gym from until 10 p.m. Included will a basketball showing of car toon a cakewalk and a candy Parents and students ill have charge of the Tom Mitchell is general airman of the Mrs. rands Ludwig is in charge the dinner and Leo Vondrak ticket Adult is and children's are 75 UPONS WORTH WARDS AD TODAY Wards Catalog Store in today is offering coupons orth from to this Friday and on items listed in the ad during their Bonus Check for complete At the Hospital Admitted Tuesday at Sacred eart Mrs. Mary Le Mrs. Lois Sioux Mrs. Amelia Mrs. Henry Mrs. Glenn Expired Mrs. Le MARKETS ew Corn No. 2 & Com No. 2........... Produce Eggs nder 07 Parents of school children in the Le Mars community are visiting the eight public and parochial grade and high schools here this week during special events planned in observance of American Education Activities include open parents night Wednesday at Le Mars Community high conferences at Gehlen schools and prospective teacher day Wednesday at Westmar Of particular interest are two new grade an addition to Franklin school and new Gehlen grade and a newly installed language lab under direction of Miss Martha Kuebler at the Central high school Pictures of these new educational facilities which opened in Le Mars j this fall were photographed by Tudor for the Daily expansion in education here includes a new Le Mars Community high school for contracts were let this and construction of two women's dormitories at a cost of on the Westmar Both construction projects will get underway early next with some w o r k on the high school possible this Meets the Challenge of is the theme for the 42nd annual American Education Nov. 11-17. Purpose is to make every American aware of the important role education plays in a Schools this week offer an opportunity to inform the general public about their p u r nerds and Parents and interested persons will learn a lot by visiting the schools during American Education Here's what to look Physical conditions - It the school old and Are there safety Is it kept clean? Are the rooms lighted and j Are they with Educational values - Are there enough enthusiastic Are the classes no larger than 25 or Are the textbooks well-written and Are there film and slide tape - maybe even TV sets or teaching Are the science laboratories Financial considerations - Is there enough money to do a good hire enough buy enough put up as needed and maintain the buildings presently in Sponsors of American Education Week are the National Education American National Congress hunters and autos take toll of deer - five in weekend It was a rough weekend on Plymouth county's deer the sheriff's office They retrieved the carcasses of five deer Sunday and three struck by Bensley A case filed Sept. 15 was settled Monday with the payment of a fine by Joseph P. Le for Charge made by Capt. E. E. Highway patrol cases Everett E. night and Harold F. truck Two Sioux City men Tuesday paid each for carrying assembled guns in their cars on charges filed by Conservation Officer E. F. Fined were Kenneth Bue and Donald Charges were made Monday in Grant In a recent justice of the peace court Fay Wells of Le Mars was fined for night Charge made Nov. 3 by Highway Patrolman R. D. 1,100 eat at remsen smorgasbord REMSEN - More than 1,100 persons the 12th by the Remsen Community club at St. Mary high school cafeteria Sunday On the program were vocals by the Four Nubbins quartet of and by a boys quartet from high Don r a d i announcer from Sioux was Don't forget the Gehlen Turkey Supper & Nov. 18, 4 to 8 p.m. livestock Sales changed to afternoon Sales at Le Mars Livestock Co. will be held day afternoon at 1 o'clock instead of Wednesday nights during winter fire at city dump Firemen were summoned to the city dump at 2:30 p.m. Monday to extinguish flames which had spread to grass north of the area where rubbish was being No damage bank asks possession of car and truck The Steele State Bank of Cherokee has filed suit in district court here against Richard E. asking a writ of replevin for a 1960 GMC valued at and a 1958 Chevrolet sport valued at or for the value of t h e property if it cannot be The bank claims the defendant has possession of the and asks judgment against for Look Who's Here Born to and Mrs. Marvin a Nov. 12. Born to Mr. and Mrs. Robert Le a Nov. 12. Don't forget the Gehlen Turkey Supper & Sheriff Frank Scholer ed bringing in two does a large one and a small each dead of gunshot Hunters reported finding the two dead one some two and a half miles north of Le and the second a mile and a half north of At Merrill Deputy Sheriff James Mertes reported he was summoned to bring in three one Monday and two killed by A car driven by P. W. Mercer Sioux City received an estimated damage when it struck a big a mile and a half north of A second deer was struck about two and a half miles north of Le and the third was hit by a truck a quarter mile north of the deputy kingsley man loses finger in KINGSLEY - Dennis lost index finger of his left Nov. 6, in the snappers of a After his mangled hand was given attention at the doctors office in Dennis was admitted to the St. Joseph hospital in Sioux where the finger was amputated above the second Dennis was picking corn at the home of his Mr. and Mrs. Earl Anstine when the mishap occurred about 11:30 a.m. Look Who's Here Births at Sacred Heart hospital Born to Mr. and Mrs. Glenn a Nov. 9. Born to Mr. and Mrs. Ralph a Nov. 12. Born to Mr. and Mrs. Warren a Nov. 12. At the Hospital frank wilhelmi has over 50 gun ronald ommen held the shotgun sunday Frank Le was sprayed with over 50 shotgun pellets in a hunting accident He is a patient at Sacred Heart Mrs. Wilhelmi told the Daily Sentinel today that no surgical removal of the pellets is planned at The shot entered both legs above the knees and the left hand and An earlier report received by the Daily that Ronnie Halweg held the gun which discharged as Mr. Wilhelmi leaned over to pick up a downed pheasant is in This newspaper was informed today that Ronald another member of the hunting fired a shot at what he thought was a live bird when Mr. entered the field to pick up the Fourth member of the group was Donald No official report of the accidental shooting has been made to either the sheriff's office or county Medical Examiner Dr. Sherman the Daily Sentinel Sheriff Frank Scholer today said he planned no investigation of the accident and the medical examiner commented no report is made to him unless a fatality occurs in an accident of this jail fine for hawarden man on charge SHELDON - Lawrence Schiefen of Hawarden was tried in Sioux county district court on the charge of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated before Judge J. P. He was found guilty and sentenced to pay a fine of and to be imprisoned in the Sioux county jail for 90 A driver's license is not to be issued for six pave fairgrounds next year - | council lays out i three year program In response to the new state requirements city's must meet to share the increased portion of the gasoline tax they are J turkeys owned by Sherman now the Le Mars city Sioux and a council Tuesday evening large building in which t h e birds were housed in southwestern Plymouth county were 10,000 Turkeys Are Destroyed In Blaze Ten thousand upon a three year road and specified those parts of the program tp be carried out next A number of paving projects were the most important of it was agreed was on Fourth Ave. from First St. NE to Sixth St. including the intersection of Fourth Ave. and Sixth and a stretch across the Chicago & NW tracks to connect with the end of paving on Sixth St. Other streets included in the 1963 program for paving is a four block stretch on Eighth St. SW from Fourth Ave. SW west to Sixth Ave. and then north on Sixth Ave. two on Third Ave. from Tenth St. south to Twelfth plus Eleventh St. from Third Ave. east to Fourth Ave. on Sixth Ave. a stretch connecting North and South Lynn and a stub on Second St. SE at its intersection with Ninth Ave. In some storm sewer projects were A number of other projects were also including widening several particularly the two blocks on the east and south side of the Central School These were tentatively scheduled for 1964. in an early morning fire Firemen from Perry Merrill and Le Mars the blaze which leveled the 80 by 300-foot wood studded structure covered with corrugated The building was located on frank ulish gives council its annual safety summary - le mars rates high Look Who's Here Born to Mr. and Mrs. Paul Le a Nov. 9, at St. Vincent Sioux Set Christmas Hours 1962 December 1962 SUN ' lUt wed frill SaF How It Wuz balmy weather here continues Jr 11 Q 18 a 23 24 27 Lake Nov. 18, 4 to 8 p.m Members of the Merchandising council also met and have completed the plans for the 1962 Christmas he Store windows will be decorated for Christmas by Nov. 23, and ready for the Christmas business scheduled the first Friday after Store hours will be as Friday - stores will be open until 9:00 p.m. starting Dec. 1. The last week before Christmas stores w i 11 be open every evening untill 9:00 with the exception of Tuesday December 18. Christmas Dec. 24, stores wilt close at regular store Shoppers in light jackets and suit warm sunshine filtering through leafless temperatures in the low 60's; balmy southerly breezes and the odor of burning Sounds like a mixed but lovely spell of fine weather in early Residents can hardly believe all this is happening in Despite warnings of colder temperatures and possible rain by the middle of the Wednesday was another lovely Indian Summer The weatherman is cautious and predicts only mostly cloudy skies and cooler tonight and Low reading this morning was 28 after a peak Tuesday of 66. At the Hospital David Le who suffered a fractured back in a bus Nov. 3, near Salt Lake has been placed in a cast from his head to according to his Vero The family here received a first hand report of their son's condition Tuesday after a Le Mars attorney returned from a special trip to see David and check on accident details in Salt Lake David underwent surgery last Friday at St. Mark hospital Mr. Calkins said David remains paralyzed on the right but is in good Negotiations are in progress to transfer the Le Mars soldier to an army but David will remain hospitalized in Salt Lake City another five Frank B. Ulish of the State Department of Public Safety appeared before the Le Mars city council Tuesday evening to present his annual analysis and recommendations of the city's Tic safety Despite city's record of three traffic fatalities in 1961, Mr. Ulish the city compared favorably with 266 other cities of similar Mr. Ulish for over an the traffic inventory summary of the Le traffic report for 1961. This prepared by the Safety that Le Mars ] cords the ' Hons of the There were traffic fatalities in Le Mars in 1961, compared to only one per year for the three year and after years the r e were no Mr. Ulish thanked the city and school police and sheriff's office and other local agencies for their continuing He that it looked like Le had run out after nearly a quarter and that a renewed effort would be needed on the part of everyone involved to make safety everyone's business in Le plymouth farm bureau women win state award Plymouth county was among 34 county Farm Bureau women's groups presented recognition awards Tuesday during the women's conference of the Iowa Farm Bureau annual meeting in Des Awards were based on a county score sheet compiled since last Women were scored on organizational activities and efforts in ABC's of Farm our role in world healthful living and cultural the former Charley Anderson farm two miles south and west of the Kovarna station on highway 7. T h e Sioux City firm now owns the Perry township fire men were first on the scene about 5 a.m. and telephoned for assistance to Merrill and Le Mars firemen had just returned to the station house here after responding to an alarm at 4:35 a.m. They had been called to the Bob Arens 507 6th Ave. where an overheated furance had filled the house with The call from Perry firemen was received here at 5:15. Fire Chief Herman Becker and Firemen Lee Len Fritz Heissel and Len Harms made the run to the turkey fire in the International Arnold S t a e drove a truck with a load of The turkey house was enveloped in flames by the time firemen with the Merrill truck already on the The roof caved in a short time Only other building on the place was a vacant Le Mars and Merrill remained on duty until 7:30 a.m. The Perry township truck stayed Cause of the blaze has not Le Mars Police here said an explosion had been At the earlier fire alarm in Le a limit control failed to turn off the burner on t h e forced air gas furnace in the Bob Arens The overheated furnace filled the place with fumes which firemen drew out with Calendar Nov. 14 - Plymouth county Association for Retarded 8 p.m. Merrill Nov. 14. 15, 16 - Sacred Heart hospital Auxiliary Nov. 14 - Prospective Westmar college Nov. 14 - American Education Week 7 p.m. Central Nov. 15 - Jr. class play 2 Central auditorium Nov. 15 - Catholic Grade school music high Nov. 16 - Jr. class play Out for 8 p.m. Central Nov. 16 - Joe & Pennv art 8 p.m. Westmar Nov. 17 - 4-H awards 8 p.m. fairgrounds 4-H Nov. 17 - 8:30 p.m Central auditorium Nov. 17 - Rainbow School of 9:30 a.m. Masonic Nov. 18 - Gehlen dinner and 4 to 8 p.m. Gehlen Nov. m - Adult night Central Nov. 19 - Plymouth county NFO 8 p.m. Eagles Shop for Christmas During Days Here Le Mars Merchandising Council is offering Le Mars and Le Mars area shoppers a wonderful opportunity to save money Friday and Saturday during Dollar Le Mars merchants cordially invite everyone to stop in and check the many Christmas is only 34 shopping days Check the ads in today's Daily Sentinel for more information and shop in Le Mars where parking is selections are wide and the quality is
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